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Drought Disaster in Four AZ Counties
Throwback: Tony Duncan and Bret Michaels
CA Students Research Fed Rec & Water
NCAI President Wears Patriots Jersey
Miss Indian World Pageant Gearing Up
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Who Was the Lone Woman of San Nicolas?
NMAI Profile: Lisa Johnson-Billy
Indigenous Views: Hickeys and Cleavage
Blue Stone: Built on Client Success
Fashion Exploiting Native Wear Is Racist
Navajo Nation Could Lose Housing Money
Smallest Full Moon of Year March 5
Native Rockers in Spotlight at SXSW
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Tribes Bringing Internet to Remote Homes
Partnering for Conservation Benefits
AMERIND to Host Golf Fundraiser
Whales of Noepe Remain Important
Teaching Tribes How to Govern
Thing About Skins
Maryland's Piscataway Indian Tribes Voice Opinions on Ballot Measure to Expand State's Gambling Industry
Deep-seated indignation over Maryland’s gambling industry may overshadow the upcoming elections for some members of the Piscataway Indian tribes ...
Elections 2012: Who Wins With Early Voting?
Does early voting really favor one candidate over another?...
Gap ‘Manifest Destiny’ T-Shirt Sparks Outrage in Indian Country
Apparel manufacturer The Gap is currently selling a black t-shirt bearing -- with no explanation -- the words "MANIFEST DESTINY." Manifest Destiny is a polite term for the popular ...
Elections 2012: Eighty Undecided Voters Are on Stage in Tuesday’s Debate
President Barack Obama spent the weekend in Williamsburg , Virginia, preparing for Tuesday’s Town Hall style debate with Republican challenger Mitt Romney...
Elections 2012: Arizona is New Swing State; American Indians, Latinos Will Decide Outcome
Arizona is a state that most polls and pundits long ago wrote off. The thinking was simply – it’s a Republican state. It was Barry Goldwater’s home and Democrats rarely win...
Educator Spotlight: Nathan Bruce Duthu
Since 2009 Nathan Bruce Duthu, an enrolled member of the United Houma Nation of Louisiana, has been the Samson Occom Professor of Native American studies and the chair of the Nativ...
Restoring the Circle Campaign to End Sexual Assault Against American Indian Women Will Compliment Joe Biden’s 1 is 2 Many Initiative
In September 2011, Vice President Joe Biden launched the “ 1 is 2 Many ” initiative to raise awareness of the need to reduce dating violence and sexual assault among women ages 16-...
Zuni Sanctuary for Injured Eagles Bestows Blessings on Birds and Caregivers
Zuni Fish and Wildlife director and biologist Nelson Luna opened the door to the eagle refuge’s main flyway, a 100-by-25-foot space with 18-foot slatted walls...
Fighters Confirmed for HBO Boxing After Dark's October 27 Triple-Header at Turning Stone Resort
It's official: The fighters clashing in an exciting triple-header boxing event on October 27, 2012, set to take place at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York, have been ...
Shinnecock Member Is First Native Woman to Graduate from England’s Oxford University
On September 22, Kelsey Leonard became the first Native American woman to graduate from England’s Oxford University...
Video Rapture: Time-Lapse Photography Comes Alive
Filmmaker and director Tom Lowe has turned time-lapse photography into cinematographic art, and that is nowhere demonstrated more breathtakingly than in his movie TimeScapes, which...
The Battle of Queenston Heights Was the Shining Hour for Natives in the War of 1812
David P. Ball
As the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812’s first major battle approached, Native peoples on both sides of the U.S.–Canada border were gearing up for some historic commemorations...
Cherokee Citizen Named to Census Bureau’s National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations
Leigh McGee, Cherokee, was recently named as one member of the United States Census Bureau’s new National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations...
A Navajo Code Talker's Congressional Gold Medal Goes on Display at the National Museum of the Marine Corps for the First Time
Wade Dixon, of Kirtland, New Mexico, has two black and white photographs of his father, taken roughly three years apart...
Winnipeg Researchers Get $500K For Residential Schools Digital Storytelling Project
A $500,000 grant from the Aboriginal Healing Foundation will help the University of Winnipeg’s Oral History Centre produce a digital storytelling project to document the intergener...
Final Chance This Year to Explore the Magnificent Ancient Native American Newark Octagon Earthworks
"Two thousand years ago, Native Americans built one of the most amazing monuments of antiquity in the place we now call Newark, Ohio," says Brad Lepper, Curator of Archaeology for ...
Native Food: Cooking With the Crimson-Colored Cranberry
As the idiom says, "There is nothing new under the sun." But nature's most simple edibles can be enjoyed in a myriad of ways. Take the cranberry, for example...
The Week That Was: The Big Stories in Indian Country
It’s our roundup of all the big news coming out of Indian country; this week saw an unprecedented dialogue with the Republican candidate for President and observance of Columbus Da...
Lakota: The Revitalization of Language and the Persistence of Spirit
New programs to teach and restore the lost language and cultural heritage of the Lakota Sioux offers hope for the children who live on reservations where dire poverty, suicide, une...
Willamette Meteorite Chunk Part of Largest Meteorite Auction Ever in NYC
We’ve been awash in meteorites lately, what with asteroids flying by and meteor showers abounding this month. (Meteorites are what meteors become once they land...
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